Monday Musings…

Still been crazy busy, but not as bad as the last few weeks, I had one Client portrait shoot and two client photo reveals, plus on Saturday I had Hayley and Ian back in the studio for a super fun day of creative photos. This time it was a Dick Tracey inspired Private Eye Detective…

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In the Studio – Introducing Zed Archibald

I had a call from one of my makeup artists’ Ally “Julz, you need to meet this kid Zed, he’s cool and I think he’ll be really cool to work with, he’s just started to get into modelling”. So I am like “send me his pic and some ideas and let’s see what works”. Zed (his…

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Tuesday’s Textures…

They often tell me I am Brave and Creative and Imaginative, and perhaps I am. But I often just see myself as inquisitive,  but shy and scared. “Fear is the Dream Killer” – Seth Godin  This is so true, there were times when I did not do something because I feared people would ridicule me,…

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In the Studio – Beauty and The Beast Pt 1

Jess had bought herself a Belle dress and really wanted to do a Disney Princess inspired studio session. I, of course, wanted to put my own mark on it and it came off a little darker than I think Jess originally planned, but I did not want to get into a war over licensing, so…

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In the Studio with Jayde – Fine Art Nude

CAUTION – Contains Nudity

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Tuesday’s Textures

While it’s true we have been travelling for many weeks, I was glad to get back in the studio the day after our return. I wanted to create some fantastic Fine Art Nudes and Jayde was only too happy to jump on board, especially once I showed her my ideas. “Basking in the radiance and sunshine…

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Out of the Studio – Outside Modelling Workshop

As most of you are aware I am a member of several Photographic Groups, as are several of my WordPress Friends, I recently decided to attend an Outside Modelling Workshop, run by a Model herself; Jana Martens. It was not a good day for me, even though the sun was shining and the weather was…

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Tuesdays of Textures – Dapper Rabbit, The Poker Game

Two years ago, I started working on the sliver of an idea about a Giant Evil Rabbit, Part Jack the Ripper, part Jekyll & Hyde. At first, people thought I was mad, but when I finally convinced just a few people to come on board and I produced the first few images, it all started…

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In the Studio…with The Mad Hatter

What seems like so long ago I did a shoot in the studio with Jess for Alice through the Looking Glass.  It seemed only fitting to follow this up with a Mad Hatter and a White Rabbit inspired shoot…but first, The Mad Hatter I have been working on some new lighting concepts and I simply…

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In the Studio – Introducing Alex

I decided recently to put a call out again from a male model, always get a few strange responses, but then occasionally, you get gold. Meet Alexei Barnikov, Russian born, was a Pro Tennis player, now a Tennis Coach, 6’2″ or 180cm, green hazel eyes, oh and ladies…he is also married. Alex is just starting out…

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